Employment Opportunities

HSSC is fortunate to have a dedicated staff and low employee turnover. As HSSC continues to grow and expand, so do our staff needs. We employ talented individuals in administrative, customer service, animal care, and medical roles. Please see below for open positions.

Staff at HSSC and the Animal Clinic of HSSC enjoy competitive pay, excellent benefits, ample green space (and animal cuddling), and a dynamic work environment.

Application Process

If you are interested in one of the open positions listed below, please apply by using the specific Indeed application link for that job.

If you are interested in general employment and would like us to keep your application on file, you can download and fill out the employment application here. You may email your completed application it to Erin Jordan, Humane Resources Specialist, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or mail it to Humane Society of Sarasota County, Attn: Erin Jordan, 2331 15th Street, Sarasota, FL, 34237. You can also fill out an application in person by visiting our facility during normal adoption hours.

In the meantime, please consider becoming an HSSC Volunteer.

Download our Employment Application (PDF)

Current Employment Opportunities

Animal Care & Enrichment Specialist (click job title to apply on Indeed)
Now accepting applications for animal care staff to work in our clean, modern, newly-renovated animal shelter. Our expanded facility can hold 50% more animals, and we need caring, dedicated, and motivated staff to help care for the cats and dogs.

Behavior & Training Supervisor (click job title to apply on Indeed)
The Behavior & Training Supervisor is responsible for addressing the overall behavioral health and well-being of the animal population placing concentrated focus on enrichment and stress reduction, shortening length of stay, providing adopter and foster support, and behavior modification and training plans as appropriate. Additionally, this role develops, executes, and oversees all intake prevention efforts as they relate to behavioral issues in the home. All functions are to be performed in keeping with the organization's philosophy of utilizing low stress, positive reinforcement-based methods to achieve desired objectives regarding the best outcome for each animal.

Client Experience Supervisor (click job title to apply on Indeed)
The Client Experience Supervisor is responsible for the development, oversight, and coordination of a variety of our Pet Resource Hub programming to keep pets out of shelters and with their families. This position works with all departments on intake prevention efforts, admittance of pets in our care, manages program volunteers, and is responsible for recruiting, training, and supporting the Client Experience team. This position is responsible for assisting clients and providing information regarding all HSSC programs, intake prevention, and shelter services offered. This role is responsible for developing partnerships with human support service agencies, humane and animal welfare groups, and other organizations to support HSSC Pet Resource program efforts.

Veterinarian -- Animal Clinic (click job title to apply on Indeed)
We are seeking a compassionate and passionate veterinarian dedicated to helping animals and those in the community that would benefit from our care.


The Humane Society of Sarasota County, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, or military or veteran status in accordance with federal law. In addition, the Humane Society of Sarasota County, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every jurisdiction in which it maintains facilities. The Humane Society of Sarasota County, Inc., also provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable laws.

THE HUMANE SOCIETY OF SARASOTA COUNTY
2331 15th Street | Sarasota, FL 34237 | 941.955.4131 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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Shelter Hours of Operation
Monday: Closed
Tuesday–Friday: 10am–6pm
Saturday: 10am–4pm
Sunday: Closed
THE ANIMAL CLINIC OF HSSC
1090 North Tuttle Ave | Sarasota, FL 34237 | 941.364.3605 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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Animal Clinic Hours of Operation
Monday: 8am– 5pm
Tuesday: 8am–6pm
Wednesday: 8am–5pm
Thursday: 8am–6pm
Friday: 8am–5pm
Saturday–Sunday: Closed
Closed for lunch each day from 12:30–1:30pm

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